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LHS Daily Announcements Friday, February 24, 2017 Our purpose is that Linton High School will graduate productive citizens and lifelong learners. Our motto is LHS Learn to go further. Honor each other in all you do. Strive to be your best. New word: Loquacious ~ Talkative or chatty Review word: Affable ~ Diffusing warmth and friendliness National FFA Fun Fact for today: Did you know that the colors for the National FFA Organization are National Blue and Corn Gold? National Blue represents the unity of our nation and Corn Gold represents the fields of ripened corn. Sophomores and Juniors ~ Applications for Twin Rivers are due TODAY. Please turn them in to Mrs. Mansfield. Juniors ~ Applications for Internship are due TODAY. Please turn them in to Mrs. Haldeman. Seniors ~ Reminder that the Indiana Blood Center Scholarship Essay deadline is Monday. See Nurse Cooper with questions. The Basketball Sectional Spirit Week days for next week are: Monday - Couch potato VS Professional wear Tuesday - Mathletes VS Athletes Wednesday - Neon VS Blackout Thursday - Tie-dye VS Stripes Friday - Red VS Blue Important information for anyone in 8th-11th grade interested in trying out for the 2017-2018 Miner Kadets: Dance Tryouts will be March 6-8th. Flag & Rifle tryouts will be March 13-17th. All practices and tryouts will be held in the JH gym from 3:30-5:30. You must be in band to be on the flag & rifle teams. If you have questions, please contact Mrs. Breneman, Mrs. Lynn, or Mrs. Yingling in the high school. We hope to see you there. The Miner Kadets will be sponsoring a Zumbathon on Sat., April 1st from 1-3pm in the Auditeria. Tickets are $10 in advance & $12 at the door and will go on sale in March. See any Miner Kadet dancer if interested. This is a reminder that the deadline for senior portraits for the yearbook is spring break. If you do not provide a senior photo, the yearbook staff will use your school photo. Spring Soccer registration is currently open. Registration closes March 10th. Register at www.greenecountysoccer.com. Cost is $40 for the first player. Season starts April 29th and ends May 20th weather permitting.. Upcoming events: February 27- Band Booster Meeting - 7-9pm - Media Center March 3 - Last day of the 3rd Grading Period March 6 - First day of the 4th Grading Period March 14 - SWIAC Winter Banquet - 6-8pm - Auditeria March 16 - National Honor Society Induction Ceremony - 6-7pm - Auditeria March 21 - Tri-County Band Concert - 7pm - WRV High School Gymnasium April 21-23 - Spring Musical - Auditeria (April 21-22, 7-9:30pm; April 23, 2-3:30pm) April 27 - FFA Banquet - 6-8pm - Auditeria April 30 - Spring Band Concert - 2-4pm - Auditeria Reminders: Attendance Line ~ The High School attendance line for you to call in your student's absence is (812) 512-9052...just follow the prompt. You may also call 847-6024 if you cant get through to the attendance line and leave a message. Please remember you need to call your student in for illnesses or appointments before 9am. Homework is listed on Harmony daily, so your student can make up all the work when they return. Please remember to send doctor excuse slips within 48 hours of absence. Excuses can also be faxed to 847-6037. If the excuse is not received within 48 hours, then they will not be certified. You also need to call the office if your student is late or not coming in at all. We always need to make sure your student is accounted for. Students ~ This is a reminder that once you arrive on school grounds you are not allowed to leave without permission from the office. Lunch ~ Lunch/take-out food items cannot be brought in by parents/guardians during the school day at any time, due to students safety and health. If your child forgot theirs, they will be able to have a lunch tray from the cafeteria. Lockers ~ You are not to go to your lockers or to the 2nd floor until 7:45am. Also, you are not allowed to take backpacks and bags to periods 1-6. You may take them to period 7 so you can get to your bus on time. Water ~ You are allowed to carry bottled water with you throughout the day, however other drinks are not allowed except during lunch. Deliveries ~ Please note that we do NOT accept flowers, candy, or balloon deliveries at school.